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15 Party Games for Kids That’ll Bring Your Event to Life

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One of the most fun things about party planning is deciding which games and activities to include. Whether you’re hosting a small get-together at home or putting on a neighborhood celebration, the right games can transform the atmosphere. This is especially true when your guest list includes lots of little ones. Make your youngest guests feel right at home and take your event to the next level with these fun party games for kids. Expect classic games but with a new twist, and plenty of ideas on how to style these games around your party. There’s something for children of all ages — and plenty for those who are “kids at heart.”
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Why an Online Invitation Is the Perfect Choice for Your Next Event

Online invitations for your next event

It wasn’t so long ago that you’d have to buy or commission paper invitations for milestone events like birthdays, weddings, and anniversaries. Now there’s a new option on the block — online invitations.

An online invitation can be a really effective way to let people know about your event and encourage them to RSVP. They’re often beautifully designed, with plenty of practical benefits, and they’re eco-friendly too.

Here’s our simple guide to online invitations, why they’re great, and how to find the perfect design for your event.
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Celebrate a Lifetime of Love With These 12 Bridal Shower Invitations

Celebrate a Lifetime of Love With These 12 Bridal Shower Invitations

Before the big day, there’s lots of planning and fun to be had! As the wedding date approaches, the days and nights are filled with celebrations for the happy couple. From engagement parties to bridal showers, bachelorette and bachelor parties, there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the happy couple’s love story.

With the guest list narrowed down, the venue secured, and a color scheme in mind, it’s time to enjoy the moments before the happy couple says I do. A bridal shower or wedding shower is a great way to show the blissful couple how happy everyone is about their union.

To host a bridal shower, you’ll need to decide what type of event you’re hosting, whether it’s going to be themed, and where and when you want to have it. Once you have the details sorted out, you’ll want to choose a gorgeous invite to announce the event. Here’s what you should include on your bridal shower invitations, plus 12 stunning bridal shower designs you’re sure to love.

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15 Graduation Party Games to Inspire Your Celebration

15 Graduation Party Games to Inspire Your Celebration

Graduation is here, and your new grad is full of excitement about the journey ahead of them. Throwing a graduation party is the perfect way to celebrate their achievements and make new memories with friends and loved ones before they go off on their next adventure. To help make your graduation party memorable, we’ve pulled together this list of great graduation party games. You’ll find inspiration here for outdoor games, fun DIYs, and traditional party games that everyone can enjoy.

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Our Best Baby Shower Invitation Wording Ideas to Inspire You

Our Best Baby Shower Invitation Wording Ideas to Inspire You

Planning a baby shower for someone special is such an honor. You’re getting ready to welcome a new baby to the family or to celebrate the growing family of a close friend or loved one. Get your guests excited to celebrate with you right from the start with baby shower invitations that are full of joy.

To help you create beautiful, fun, and thoughtful baby shower invites we’ve brought together our tips on what to include. There are also plenty of baby shower invitation wording ideas you can personalize for your guest of honor.

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15 Halloween Party Games to Trick or Treat Your Guests

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Halloween parties are some of the most fun events to plan. You can get really creative with decor, lighting, food, drink, and dress codes. It’s also the perfect opportunity to introduce some Halloween party games your guests will love.

Whether you’re throwing a Halloween party for your closest friends or hosting a neighborhood haunted house, party games help make it a memorable event. From spooky twists on party classics to games where your guests will wonder whether they’re in for a trick or treat, here are some of our favorites.
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Celebrate Across Distances With These Virtual Party Games

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While it’s easier than ever to bring people together through a video call, you might be wondering how to recreate that party atmosphere of in-person get-togethers. Virtual party games are the perfect way to add laughter and a hint of competitive fun to your virtual event.

Whether you keep it simple with a few rounds of trivia or stage a whole evening of creative activities built around your party theme, these fun games are sure to get people smiling. To help you find the perfect virtual party game, we’ve brought together a list of some of our favorites.
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How to Host a Virtual Event: Tips and Ideas for Online Parties

How to host a virtual event: A table set for a party with a laptop showing a virtual video meeting

There are times in life where we can’t bring everyone together to celebrate those big milestones in person. But, a virtual event can be the ideal answer.

If you’re planning to celebrate a birthday, graduation, or other life event and don’t know where to start, use this guide for how to host a virtual event.
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Your Event Planning Checklist: A Step-by-Step Guide to a Great Event

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You have an event coming up and the pressure is on. It feels as though you have a million things to do, and it’s hard to know where to start. To top things off, hiring a professional event planner is not an option, so the responsibility of getting everything organized is on your shoulders. Don’t worry, we feel you. And we’re here to help.

Whether you’re planning a major corporate event for a hundred attendees, a happy hour with coworkers, or a product launch party with a few dozen VIPs, there are some essential steps you can take to keep planning from getting overwhelming.

Keep in mind that there’s no one-size-fits-all solution since no two events are exactly alike, but having an event planning checklist will help you tackle the task at hand. So, take a deep breath and review this event checklist that includes a general timeline and tips on how to estimate (and reduce) costs. Before you know it, you’ll be ready to rock your event like a boss.
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It’s Party Time! Nail Every Event with This Party Planning Checklist

Party planning: art supplies for a themed party

Whether you’re throwing a birthday bash or setting up a sweet soiree for a baby shower, event planning requires thought and preparation. You need to think about menu items, party decor, the guest list, and entertainment. From the smallest event to the largest, hosting a memorable party comes down to effective planning. With all the excitement and a seemingly endless mountain of to-dos, it’s easy to forget things.

Don’t stress. We’ve done the hard work for you. With this handy party planning checklist, you can go step-by-step so nothing gets missed. From your bestie’s birthday party to an elaborate engagement celebration, here’s everything you need to do to host an event your guests are sure to love.
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